Olala Homes is so excited to have recently launched our Olala Syntagma Apartments, right in the heart of Athens! Because of their prime location in the heart of the Greek capital, these apartments are near so many bars and cocktails joints where you can get a great drink. Check out these bars near Syntagma Square where you can wet your whistle and have a great time!

The Clumsies

The Clumsies was ranked as number 7 by the World’s 50 Best Bars in 2018, so you know you’re in for a good time when you visit this place! This 3-floor bar has it all: stunning cocktails, impressive caffeine creations. and tasty Greek cuisine. The unique decor and ambiance are part of its appeal, in addition to being a favorite spot of local Athenians. It’s definitely one of Athens’ hottest bars, so be sure to make some time for a drink during your visit to the Greek capital.

Address: Praxitelous, 30
Phone: +30 21 0323 2682
Website: theclumsies.gr
Opening hours:
10:00-02:00 (weekdays)
10:00-04:00 (weekends)

The Speakeasy Athens

The Speakeasy Athens is one of the most popular bars near Syntagma Square with an awesome atmosphere and even better drinks. Drinks tend to be a bit on the pricier side, but you definitely get what you pay for. The great drinks, fun vibe, and great music keep patrons coming back for more. When you arrive at the door that seems to be an ordinary apartment entrance, just ring the bell, walk in, and order your favorite drink!

Address: Lekka, 12
Opening hours:
Monday-Thursday 20:00-05:00
Friday-Saturday 20:00-06:00
Sunday 19:00-04:00

Baba au Rum

Another of the World’s 50 Best Bars is Baba au Rum, clocking in at number 22. This bar’s secret is that it mixes amazing liquors and spirits with local, organic herbs and spices. The menu is influenced by drinks from all over the world, which is reflected in the decor and ambiance. To get a real taste of what this bar has to offer, get the Baba au Rum signature cocktail. This, along with the many other rum drinks, are the stars of the cocktail list!

Address: Klitiou, 6
Phone: +30 21 1710 9140
Opening hours:
Weekdays 19:00-03:00
Saturdays 13:00-04:00
Sundays 13:00-03:00

Drunk Sinatra

Another of the great bars near Syntagma is Drunk Sinatra. Locals flock to this bar to get an excellent cocktail and enjoy good music on any day of the week. This bar is quite popular, so don’t be surprised if you see a line at the door when you arrive. All the drinks on the menu are named after Frank Sinatra, which lends to the cool vibe that the bar is known for. Head to Drunk Sinatra’s for an awesome cocktail and good vibes.

Address: Thiseos, 16
Phone: +30 21 0331 3733
Opening hours:
Mondays-Thursdays 10:00-04:00
Fridays-Saturdays 10:00-06:00
Sundays 11:00-00:00


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Noel is a unique spot in Athens, decked out in vintage decorations and where there is always a bit of holiday spirit. In addition to a full list of delicious drinks and cocktails, you can get a great bite to eat, too. Noel’s quirky decor give it the reputation for being one of the most magical and beautiful bars in Athens. Come for the fairy tale atmosphere, stay for the tasty drinks and amazing food!

Address: Kolokotroni, 59B
Phone: +30 21 1215 9534
Opening hours:
Sundays-Thursdays 10:00-02:00
Fridays-Saturdays 10:00-04:00

The Bank Job

Head to The Bank Job for a cocktail with a touch of sophistication and elegance, but isn’t pretentious and still friendly. This is one of the more upscale bars in Syntagma, and it shows in the attention to the details in each drink. A night out at The Bank Job is worth the splurge, especially if you’re looking for something a bit different and special. If you’re feeling like having a classy evening, this is the place for you!

Address: Kolokotroni, 105 62 13
Phone: +30 694 063 4363
Opening hours:
Mondays-Wednesdays 18:00-02:00
Thursdays & Sundays 18:00-03:00
Fridays-Saturdays 18:00-04:00

The Gin Joint

The Gin Joint got its name for being the top gin bar in all of Athens, as certified by World’s Best Bars. This is a great place to go if you’re looking for a relaxed cocktail after hours. With nearly one hundred gin labels at the ready, any gin drink you’re looking for can be a possibility. The Gin Joint has a really knowledgeable staff that knows their stuff and will gladly help you get what you want. This is one of the bars in Syntagma that you just can’t miss!

Address: Christou Lada, 1
Phone: +30 21 0321 8646
Opening hours:
Everyday 18:00-02:00

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If you want to have a good time in Athens, make sure you book one of our stylish and cozy apartments near Syntagma Square in the heart of the city! Olala Syntagma Apartments are the perfect place too serve as your base for all of your holiday adventures!